Case Western Reserve University
Scientists at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine found a way to rapidly produce pure populations of cells that grow into the protective myelin coating on nerves in mice. Their process opens a door to research ...
Medical research Sep 25, 2011 | 5 / 5 (5) | 1 |
New research has potential to alleviate the side effects of cancer treatments.
Cancer Sep 19, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Nurses, just like many of their patients, struggle to find time and motivation to exercise. But a new study may give these all-important caregivers some additional pressure and responsibility: nurses' attitudes can influence ...
Health Aug 30, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
For the first time, scientists can see pathways to stop a deadly brain cancer in its tracks. Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have imaged individual cancer cells and the routes ...
Cancer Aug 26, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Groundbreaking research encompassing Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case Medical Center, has uncovered a natural defense mechanism that is capable of inactivating the toxin that ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 21, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 1 |
By 2012, an estimated 14 million people will serve as distance caregivers to family members who live across the state, across the region, even across the country.
Health Aug 08, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Most people worry from time to time. A new research study, led by a Case Western Reserve University faculty member in psychology, also shows that worrying can be so intrusive and obsessive that it interferes in the person's ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Jul 26, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
An artificial lung built by Cleveland researchers has reached efficiencies akin to the genuine organ, using air not pure oxygen as current man-made lungs require - for the source of the essential element.
Medical research Jul 25, 2011 | 5 / 5 (5) | 0 |
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have developed a computer modeling method to accurately predict how a peripheral nerve axon responds to electrical stimuli, slashing the complex work from an inhibitory weeks-long ...
Neuroscience Jul 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine bridged a spinal cord injury and biologically regenerated lost nerve connections to the diaphragm, restoring breathing in an adult rodent model of spinal cord ...
Medical research Jul 13, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0 |
A stem cell that can morph into a number of different tissues is proving a natural protector, healer and antibiotic maker, researchers at Case Western Reserve University and their peers have found.
Medical research Jul 07, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have discovered a long-sought cellular factor that works to inhibit HIV infection of myeloid cells, a subset of white blood cells that display antigens and ...
HIV & AIDS Jun 29, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have discovered a genetic factor that can regulate obesity-induced inflammation that contributes to chronic health problems.
Genetics Jun 13, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
When teens start experiencing changes in moods or emotions, they tend to fear sharing their blue days with their families and adults who can help them. As a consequence, they often suffer in silence.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jun 06, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
Just like intelligence agents watching for the real terrorists threatening to attack, monitoring healthcare worker adherence to mandatory hand-washing protocols via hand-washing squads in hospitals can go a long way to stop ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes May 19, 2011 | not rated yet | 1